Sikkim TET 2024 Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility, Exam Pattern

Sikkim TET 2024: Sikkim TET or Sikkim Teacher Eligibility Test is a state-level entrance test. Sikkim Human Resource Development Department (HRDD) organizes this test every year. Through this test, candidates are recruited as teachers in Government Primary Schools and Higher Primary Schools. Candidates can apply for the Primary level that includes the I to V class or the Upper primary level (VI to VIII class). Therefore, candidates who want to aspire to be a teacher must apply for this test online. Meanwhile, application forms will be made available on the official website of the Sikkim TET Department. With the help of this article, you can gather all the essential details of Sikkim TET.

Sikkim TET 2024 Highlights

Exam Name Sikkim TET (Teacher Eligibility Test)
Conducting body Sikkim Human Resource Development Department (HRDD)
Exam Type Teacher Eligibility Test
Level of the Exam State Level
Application Mode Online
Exam mode Offline
Official website

Sikkim TET 2024 Important Dates

Events Dates
Official Notification release 1st week of July 2024
Application process starts 1st week of July 2024
Last date to apply 2nd week of August 2024
The application correction window opens 3rd week of August 2024
Admit card download date One week  before the exam
Entrance exam date 1st week of October 2024
Result declaration Last week of October 2024

Eligibility Requirements

  • Only citizens of Indian Nationality can apply for Sikkim TET.
  • The age of the applicant must be between 21 years to 35 years.
  • There is a 5% of age relaxation for reserved category candidates in the Sikkim TET exam.

Academic Qualification

For primary level (Class I to V)

  • Applicants must have cleared class 12th with minimum of 45% marks aggregate marks. Additionally, the candidate must also hold a 2 years Diploma in Education/Special Education.
  • Candidates with bachelors or B.Ed. degree are also eligible to apply for it.

For upper primary level (Class VI to VIII)

  • Candidate must have done graduation with at least 50% marks in aggregate. Along with this, the applicant must also hold a B.Ed. degree.
  • Applicants appearing in the final year of B.Ed. degree are also eligible to apply for this exam.

Sikkim TET Application Form

  • Applicants can obtain the form through the official website-
  • After it, fill in all the right details in the application form. The details will include name, father’s name, contact details, email id, etc. You must also complete some other steps like uploading documents.
  • Moreover, upload your passport photograph and scanned signature in JPG format.
  • Meanwhile, attest all the other documents if required in the application form.
  • After uploading the documents, select the exam center. You can choose two centers, one from primary and the other from secondary.
  • Once all the registering and document uploading is completed, pay the application fee.
  • You can pay the fee through Net Banking/ TS Online/ Credit Card/ Debit Card.
  • If necessary, take out the print of the duly filled application form.

Application Fee

Category Application fee
For all the categories Rs. 400/-

Exam Pattern

  • Examination Mode: The examination mode will be offline (Pen and Paper-based test).
  • Duration of Exam: The Sikkim TET exam’s duration is 3 hours (180 minutes).
  • Type of Questions: There will be Objective Based Questions in Sikkim TET Exam 2024.
  • Total Questions: There will be 150 questions each in Paper 1 and Paper 2.
  • Negative Marking- Not Applicable in the Sikkim TET entrance exam.
  • Get a detailed exam pattern from this table:

Paper- I

Subjects No. of Questions Total Marks
Child development and pedagogy 30 30
Language I 30 30
Language II (English) 30 30
Mathematics 30 30
Environmental Studies 30 30
Total 150 150


Subjects No. of Questions Total Marks
Child development and pedagogy 30 30
Language I 30 30
Language II (English) 30 30
Mathematics/ Science/ Social studies 60 60
Total 150 150

Sikkim TET 2024 Result

The Sikkim HRDD will release the result of the candidates on the official website. You will have to download the result from the official website of the university only.

Therefore, results will not be given offline or through another mode other than online mode. The candidates can access the result by giving their admit card number, registration number, date of birth, etc.

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Question: When will the Sikkim TET 2024 Registration start?

Ans. The registration will start from the 1st week of July 2024 Tentatively.

Question: What is the official website to apply for Sikkim TET?

Ans. The official website to apply for Sikkim TET is

Question: What will be the mode for the Sikkim TET entrance exam 2024?

Ans. The mode of the Sikkim TET entrance exam will be offline (pen and paper-based test).

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